Wednesday Apr 28, 1:15 PM
143 Helicobacter pylori: How to Identify and Manage This Ancient Microbe
An analysis of H. pylori cases via retrospective chart review yielded several important findings. This talk will discuss manifestations of H. pylori, diagnosis, testing issues and false negatives, additional measurements to give reassurance, treatment recommendations, and more.
- Analyze case studies for the effectiveness of available testing for H. pylori
- Explain test-and-treat strategies for H. pylori based on the case studies
- Describe gastric and extragastric manifestations of H. pylori